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Elizabeth Jane Gates

September 29, 1934 June 21, 2022
Elizabeth  Jane Gates
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Obituary for Elizabeth Jane Gates

Elizabeth "Betty' Jane Gates, 87, a longtime Highland, Michigan resident, passed away on Tuesday, June 21, 2022.

Betty was born on September 29. 1934 in Detroit to the late Delbert and Viola Musgrove. She grew up in Highland Park, Michigan and later spent time in Lincoln Park, Flat Rock and then spent 55 years in Highland.

Beloved wife of the late Clifton for 48 years. Loving mother of Marcia Orlet (James) and the late Kim English. Proud grandmother of Noelle Anderson, Patrick English, Bradley Cooper and Kate Cooper. Dear sister of the late Katherine Edwards (the late Elliot) and the late Delbert Musgrove
(the late Joan). Cherished aunt of Diane Taylor-Surratt.

Memorial visitation will be held on Saturday, August 27, 2022 from 2:00pm until the time of memorial service at 3:00pm at Lynch & Sons Funeral Home 404 E. Liberty St. Milford, MI 48381.

Those wishing to make an expression of sympathy are asked to consider a donation to either the American Heart Association or Highland Haven, where she lived for many years after her husband passed.

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3:00 PM 8/27/2022 3:00:00 PM
Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors - Milford

404 E. Liberty Street
Milford, MI 48381

Visitation begins at the funeral home at 2:00pm.

Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors - Milford
404 E. Liberty Street Milford 48381 MI
United States

Memorial Contribution

American Heart Association


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